Available courses

BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students begin to develop accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Some of the problems include evaluating business projects and process changes, predicting and reporting operating results, and managing business risks. The course concentrates on planning, decision making, and communicating operating results in traditional and e-business settings. Students interpret the meaning and characterize the implications of computations for a variety of business products, distribution channels and constraints, and then communicate viewpoints and recommendations to stakeholders using database, spreadsheet, and word processing skills
BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students begin to develop accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Some of the problems include evaluating business projects and process changes, predicting and reporting operating results, and managing business risks. The course concentrates on planning, decision making, and communicating operating results in traditional and e-business settings. Students interpret the meaning and characterize the implications of computations for a variety of business products, distribution channels and constraints, and then communicate viewpoints and recommendations to stakeholders using database, spreadsheet, and word processing skills
BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students begin to develop accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Some of the problems include evaluating business projects and process changes, predicting and reporting operating results, and managing business risks. The course concentrates on planning, decision making, and communicating operating results in traditional and e-business settings. Students interpret the meaning and characterize the implications of computations for a variety of business products, distribution channels and constraints, and then communicate viewpoints and recommendations to stakeholders using database, spreadsheet, and word processing skills
BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students begin to develop accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Some of the problems include evaluating business projects and process changes, predicting and reporting operating results, and managing business risks. The course concentrates on planning, decision making, and communicating operating results in traditional and e-business settings. Students interpret the meaning and characterize the implications of computations for a variety of business products, distribution channels and constraints, and then communicate viewpoints and recommendations to stakeholders using database, spreadsheet, and word processing skills
BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students continue developing accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Students analyze information needed for financing and investing decisions and communicate alternatives and recommendations to stakeholders using spreadsheet and word processing software skills. Students evaluate operating outcomes using financial and non-financial performance measures appropriate in traditional and e-business environmentsPrereq: ACT 2301 or ACCT 2101, minimum grade of C
BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students continue developing accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Students analyze information needed for financing and investing decisions and communicate alternatives and recommendations to stakeholders using spreadsheet and word processing software skills. Students evaluate operating outcomes using financial and non-financial performance measures appropriate in traditional and e-business environmentsPrereq: ACT 2301 or ACCT 2101, minimum grade of C
BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students continue developing accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Students analyze information needed for financing and investing decisions and communicate alternatives and recommendations to stakeholders using spreadsheet and word processing software skills. Students evaluate operating outcomes using financial and non-financial performance measures appropriate in traditional and e-business environmentsPrereq: ACT 2301 or ACCT 2101, minimum grade of C
BSS & BBA coreIn this course, students continue developing accounting skills for solving business problems, individually and collaboratively. Students analyze information needed for financing and investing decisions and communicate alternatives and recommendations to stakeholders using spreadsheet and word processing software skills. Students evaluate operating outcomes using financial and non-financial performance measures appropriate in traditional and e-business environmentsPrereq: ACT 2301 or ACCT 2101, minimum grade of C
ACT 4302ACCT 4112Intermediate Accounting IIBSS electiveStudents will learn how to account for the economic resources and liabilities of an enterprise. Topics studied will include operational assets, investments, current liabilities, bonds, and leases. Students will also learn rudimentary financial statement analysis pertaining to these topics, analyze real world cases and learn to research financial accounting issues using the FASB Codification Database.Prereq: Grade of C or higher in Act 4301 or ACCT 4111. Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours.
ACT 4310ACCT 4210Cost/Managerial AccountingBSS electiveStudents study what information managers need to plan, monitor and improve their critical processes, products and services. Emphasizing e-business environments, this course highlights the application of information technologies to tasks such as measuring cost to produce market and deliver products and services, planning via budgets and cost-volume-profit analysis, implementing activity-based-management systems, and measuring and evaluating performance in traditional and e-business settings. Students interpret and characterize implications of computations and communicate recommendations to stakeholders using databases, spreadsheet, and word processing skills.Prereq: ACT 2301 or ACCT 2101 and ACT 2302 or ACCT 2102
ACT 4314ACCT 4410Introduction to Financial Statement AnalysisBSS electiveAnalyzing financial statements involves evaluating three characteristics: a company?s liquidity, profitability, and solvency. This is a course for in depth analysis of companies? financial statements. Students will learn how to apply general purpose financial statements and related data to derive estimates and make inferences useful in business decisions.Prereq: ACT 4301 or ACCT 4111 and ACT 4302 or ACCT 4112
ACT 4320ACCT 4500Advanced Financial AccountingRequired ACTStudy of complex financial reporting topics. Topics will include international accounting, consolidations, mergers and acquisitions, derivatives, and other emerging accounting issues.Prereq: ACT 4301 or ACCT 4111 and ACT 4302 or ACCT 4112 and ACT 4315 or ACCT 4410 and senior standing
ACT 4360ACCT 4600AuditingRequired ACTThe object of this course is to teach students the procedures followed by CPAs in evaluating and examining the financial statements of entities under audit.Methods and techniques on evaluating an entity internal control system and how auditors? opinions are issued based on audit evidence.Prereq: ACT 4301 or ACCT 4111 and ACT 4302 or ACCT 4112 and ACT 4303 or ACCT 4410 and senior standing
ARH 1303AH 1850Survey of Art IIIHum & General electiveArt of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Survey of the arts of the indigenous cultures of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Anthropological and multidisciplinary approach.Prereq: SPH 1200 or SPCH 1000, Sophomore status, CSP 1, 6, 7
ART 2301AH 2030Contemporary African ArtHum & General electiveSurvey of the sculpture, architecture, textiles, body ornament, and performance arts of Africa in terms of form, meaning, and function within society. Objects reintegrated into cultural contexts are examined in light of ?tradition? and social and political change.Prereq: Grade of C or higher in ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 and Coreq ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102
ART 2305THEA 2040Introduction to the TheaterIUGB core electiveLectures, videos, and live theatre events to introduce non-theatre major to the basic elements of theatrical production, dramatic writing, and historical context of the art. Studio and/or shop work required.Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,7
ART 2305THEA 2040Introduction to the TheaterIUGB core electiveLectures, videos, and live theatre events to introduce non-theatre major to the basic elements of theatrical production, dramatic writing, and historical context of the art. Studio and/or shop work required.Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,7
ASC 4310MTH 4330 = ACS 4330Theory of Interest Advanced Math Approved CourseTheory of Interest. Prerequisite: MATH 2415. CSP: 2. Topics include measurement of interest, accumulation and discount, forces of interest and discount, equations of value, annuities, perpetuities, amortization and sinking funds, yield rates, bonds and securities, depreciation, depletion, and capitalized costs.Prereq: MATH 2415, CSP: 2
ASC 4314ACS 4340 = MTH 4340Life Contingencies I Advanced Math Approved CourseLife Contingencies I. Prerequisite: MTH 4345, MTH 4230, CSP: 2. This course is an introduction to life contingencies as applied in actuarial practice. Topics include present value random variables for contingent annuities and insurance, their distributions and actuarial present values, equivalence principle, and other principles for determining premiums.Prereq: MTH 4345, MTH 4230, CSP: 2
BIO 1401BIOL 2107IUGB core electivePrinciples of Biology I. Introduction to scientific method, theory and experimentation, cell chemistry, enzymes, metabolism, photosynthesis, genetics, ecology, and evolution. Fulfills Biology Major requirement. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a weekPrereq: Min of 15 Credits, CSP 1, 6, 7
BIO 1401BIOL 2107IUGB core electivePrinciples of Biology I. Introduction to scientific method, theory and experimentation, cell chemistry, enzymes, metabolism, photosynthesis, genetics, ecology, and evolution. Fulfills Biology Major requirement. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a weekPrereq: Min of 15 Credits, CSP 1, 6, 7
BIO 1401BIOL 2107IUGB core electivePrinciples of Biology I. Introduction to scientific method, theory and experimentation, cell chemistry, enzymes, metabolism, photosynthesis, genetics, ecology, and evolution. Fulfills Biology Major requirement. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a weekPrereq: Min of 15 Credits, CSP 1, 6, 7
BIO 1401BIOL 2107IUGB core electivePrinciples of Biology I. Introduction to scientific method, theory and experimentation, cell chemistry, enzymes, metabolism, photosynthesis, genetics, ecology, and evolution. Fulfills Biology Major requirement. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a weekPrereq: Min of 15 Credits, CSP 1, 6, 7
BUS 1301BUSA 1101Survey of BusinessSocial Science elective onlyThis course introduces students to the functions of modern business. It shows the student how these functions exist in a changing society and the type of decisions which must be made within that environment. The course is also designed to expose students to the multitude of career fields in the areas of business. The importance of business in the modern society is also stressed throughout the course. Topics such as business environment, management, organization, marketing, finance, accounting, and data processing are discussed in an introductory manner. May not be taken to satisfy requirements for B.B.A. degree after junior standing has been attained without advance permission of instructor and dean.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101
BUS 2305BUSA 2106Business LawBBA coreThis course provides the business student with a study of the interrelationship of law, ethics, and business. The course also covers government regulation of business activities and the legal environment within which business must operate.Prereq: University status
BUS 2305BUSA 2106Business LawBBA coreThis course provides the business student with a study of the interrelationship of law, ethics, and business. The course also covers government regulation of business activities and the legal environment within which business must operate.Prereq: University status
BUS 3301BUSA 3010Quantitative Methods for Business Management (ex Math 3010)BBA electiveIn today's competitive world, statistical analysis increasingly guides decision-making. Properly gathered data can provide invaluable insights in a business, whether your goal is to improve operational processes, increase revenues, direct new developments or retain valued customers. This course teaches statistical techniques for describing and measuring data, and it provides an overview of probability concepts. It will also explore standard sampling methods and hypothesis testing, linear regression, correlation, time series and forecasting.Prereq: MTH 1370 or MATH 1070
BUS 3320PHIL 3730Business EthicsBSS core, General & Hum electiveMoral issues in business, such as social responsibility, employee obligations and rights, ethics and the professions, marketing and advertising practices, and the environment. Issues in both domestic and international areas may be discussed.Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102 either >=C, CSP 1,6,7
Non-degree program50 totalA customized Intensive English Program for individuals or groups to cater to the varying needs of the participants and enhance their English proficiency.
Non-degree program50 totalThis course is a level appropriate course for medical staff members who are interested in improving their English skills, combining a general English course with English for medical use. The course focuses on medical vocabulary building, listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Practical tasks-based lessons with an emphasis on real life situations are emphasized as well.
Non-degree program50 totalPreparation for the internet-based TOEFL exam offered by the Educational Testing Service. The preparation course is based on the development of all language areas including the four language skills: Reading, Listening, Speaking and Writing, and Grammar and Vocabulary building to improve the test-takers? scores.
CHE 1401CHEM 1211Principles of Chemistry IIUGB core electivePrinciples of Chemistry I. Prerequisite: One year of high school chemistry or the equivalent and authorization by department. MTH 1303 or Math 1113 as a prerequisite or co-requisite is strongly advised. Three lecture and three laboratory hours a week. First course in a two semesters sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry for science majors. Topics to be covered include composition of matter, stoichiometry, periodic relations, and nomenclature. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a week.Prereq: MTH 1303 or MATH 1113, CSP 1,2,6,7
CHE 1401CHEM 1211Principles of Chemistry IIUGB core electivePrinciples of Chemistry I. Prerequisite: One year of high school chemistry or the equivalent and authorization by department. MTH 1303 or Math 1113 as a prerequisite or co-requisite is strongly advised. Three lecture and three laboratory hours a week. First course in a two semesters sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry for science majors. Topics to be covered include composition of matter, stoichiometry, periodic relations, and nomenclature. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a week.Prereq: MTH 1303 or MATH 1113, CSP 1,2,6,7
CHE 1401CHEM 1211Principles of Chemistry IIUGB core electivePrinciples of Chemistry I. Prerequisite: One year of high school chemistry or the equivalent and authorization by department. MTH 1303 or Math 1113 as a prerequisite or co-requisite is strongly advised. Three lecture and three laboratory hours a week. First course in a two semesters sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry for science majors. Topics to be covered include composition of matter, stoichiometry, periodic relations, and nomenclature. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a week.Prereq: MTH 1303 or MATH 1113, CSP 1,2,6,7

CHE 1402CHEM 1212Principles of Chemistry IIIUGB core electivePrinciples of Chemistry II. Prerequisite: CHE 1401/CHEM 1211 with grade of D or higher. (Grade of C or higher required for all Chemistry majors.) Three lecture and three laboratory hours a week. Second course in a two semester sequence covering the fundamental principles and applications of chemistry for science majors. Laboratory exercises supplement the lecture material. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a week.Prereq: CHE 1401 or CHEM 1211 either > D, CSP 1,2,6,7

CIS 2301CIS 2010Introduction to Computer-based Information SystemsBSS core electiveThis course provides an introduction to computer and information systems concepts, including hardware, software, databases, data communications, and business applications. The student is introduced to methods of determining user requirements and developing application systems using databases and fourth generation languages.Prereq: University status
CIS 2301CIS 2010Introduction to Computer-based Information SystemsBSS core electiveThis course provides an introduction to computer and information systems concepts, including hardware, software, databases, data communications, and business applications. The student is introduced to methods of determining user requirements and developing application systems using databases and fourth generation languages.Prereq: University status
CIS 3325CIS 3730Database Management SystemsRequired CISThe course Database Management Systems provides an introduction to the management of database systems. The course emphasizes the understanding of the fundamentals of relational systems including data models, database architectures, and database manipulations. The course also provides an understanding of new developments and trends such as Internet database environment and data warehousing. The course uses a problem-based approach to learning.Prereq: CIS 2301 or CIS 2010, 2.5 GPA. 45 semester hours
CIS 3326CIS 3735Internet Application DevelopmentRequired CISUse of Web development tools for Web site development. Architectural planning, technology selection, and Web site programming tasks. Internet applications using COM components on both the client and server.Prereq: CIS 3325 or CIS 3730
CIS 4301CIS 4330Information System Infrastructure and NetworkRequired CISEnterprise information technology infrastructure including networking and telecommunications fundamentals, concepts, models, architectures, protocols, standards, communications, configuration, implementation, management, deployment software, firmware, hardware, distributed systems, file services, and software/hardware/network security issues.Prereq: CIS 3315 or CIS 3320: Telecommunication for business
CIS 4305CIS 4400Introduction to Business IntelligenceRequired CISThis course covers topics of knowledge management and business intelligence from an organizational IT perspective. The content of the course includes discussion of and readings on the nature of knowledge; knowledge discovery, generation, capture, transfer, sharing, and application; and includes discussion of the core IT capabilities necessary to deliver Business Intelligence in organizations. The development and use of data warehouses and data marts to support business analytics is discussed.Prereq: CIS 2301 or CIS 2010, and MGS 3310 or MGS 3100
CIS 4310CIS 4374CIS 4740Enterprise Applications DevelopmentRequired CISAdvanced n-tier client/server application development for an enterprise-wide setting. Formerly CIS 4740.Prereq: CIS 3335 or CIS 3735: Internet Application Development Systems
CIS 4499CIS 4393CIS 4993 = 4980System Development Project (capstone)Required CISThis course provides the student with an opportunity to apply the knowledge and skills acquired in the core courses to larger and more complex problems and to gain experience in working as part of a team. Formerly CIS 4993.Prereq: MTH 1370 or MATH 1070 and MGS 3310 or MGS 3100 and FIN 3311 or FIN 3011 Financial Mathematics, and MKT 3310 or MKT 3010, all required CIS 3000 level, 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours
COM 1300SPCH 1000Human CommunicationHumanities electiveAn introduction to human communication, including language development, verbal, nonverbal, interpersonal, small group, organizational, public, and intercultural communication.Prereq: Freshman status
COM 1300SPCH 1000Human CommunicationHumanities electiveAn introduction to human communication, including language development, verbal, nonverbal, interpersonal, small group, organizational, public, and intercultural communication.Prereq: Freshman status
COM 2301ENGL 2101Technical CommunicationRequired IUGB coreCOM 2301 integrates several learning goals in order to create a dynamic environment in technical writing with direct application to real-world communication for a specific audience, purpose, and context. Students will be self-directed writers who make use of resources, writing, grammar, case studies, research, and design as they develop critical thinking skills that sharpen their abilities as they master technical writing forms.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101, CSP 1,6,7
COM 2301ENGL 2101Technical CommunicationRequired IUGB coreCOM 2301 integrates several learning goals in order to create a dynamic environment in technical writing with direct application to real-world communication for a specific audience, purpose, and context. Students will be self-directed writers who make use of resources, writing, grammar, case studies, research, and design as they develop critical thinking skills that sharpen their abilities as they master technical writing forms.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101, CSP 1,6,7
COM 2301ENGL 2101Technical CommunicationRequired IUGB coreCOM 2301 integrates several learning goals in order to create a dynamic environment in technical writing with direct application to real-world communication for a specific audience, purpose, and context. Students will be self-directed writers who make use of resources, writing, grammar, case studies, research, and design as they develop critical thinking skills that sharpen their abilities as they master technical writing forms.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101, CSP 1,6,7
COM 2301ENGL 2101Technical CommunicationRequired IUGB coreCOM 2301 integrates several learning goals in order to create a dynamic environment in technical writing with direct application to real-world communication for a specific audience, purpose, and context. Students will be self-directed writers who make use of resources, writing, grammar, case studies, research, and design as they develop critical thinking skills that sharpen their abilities as they master technical writing forms.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101, CSP 1,6,7
COM 2305COM 2350SPCH 2050Media, Culture, and SocietySocial Science electiveReview of the ways in which mass mediation has transformed culture, politics, and communication. The purpose of the course is to enhance media literacy by assessing current debates over the role of the media in society. Formerly SPCH 2050.Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102 either >=C, CSP 1,6,7
Prereq: MATH 1111 or high school Algebra IIComputers and Applications. History of computers, hardware components, operating systems, application software, data communication. This course covers all of the IUGB Computer Skills course prerequisites.
Prereq: MATH 1111 or high school Algebra IIComputers and Applications. History of computers, hardware components, operating systems, application software, data communication. This course covers all of the IUGB Computer Skills course prerequisites.
CSC 2300CSC 2010Introduction to Computer Science= Principles of Computer ScienceRequired STEMAn introduction to the discipline of computer science. Topics include algorithmic foundations, hardware concepts, virtual machine concepts, software systems, applications, and social issues.Prereq: Grade of C or higher in CSC 1310 or CSC 1010 or Instructor consent
CSC 2300CSC 2010Introduction to Computer Science= Principles of Computer ScienceRequired STEMAn introduction to the discipline of computer science. Topics include algorithmic foundations, hardware concepts, virtual machine concepts, software systems, applications, and social issues.Prereq: Grade of C or higher in CSC 1310 or CSC 1010 or Instructor consent
CSC 2301CSC 2310Principles of Computer ProgrammingRequired STEMFundamental principles of computer programming. Expressions, procedures, variable types, data, input/output. Emphasis on structure and clarity as well as correctness.Prereq: CSC 2300 or CSC 2010 with grade of C or higher.

CSC 3301CSC 3321Operating Systems and NetworkingCSC Major Requirement 16/17Prerequisite: CSC 2310 with grade of C or higher CSC 3320 Operating Systems and Networking - Operating systems design and implementation. Topics include overview of components of an operating system, mutual exclusion and synchronization, implementation of processes, scheduling algorithms, memory management, and file systems. Net-centric computing, network architectures; issues associated with distributed computing. Lectures and mandatory one hour lab session per week. This course replaces (CSC 3320 SYSTEM-LEVEL PROGRAMMING in the CSC Major Requirements)? class hours 1 lab hour.Prerequisite: CSC 2310 with grade of C

CSC 3302CSC 3340CSC 3410Data StructuresRequired CSCBasic concepts and analysis of data representation and associated algorithms, including linearly-linked lists, multi-linked structures, trees, searching, and sorting. Formerly CSC 3410.Prereq: CSC 2313 or CSC 2310, and MTH 2411 or Math 2211, and CSC 2315 or CSC 2510 or MTH 2320 or Math 2420 with grades of C or higher
CSC 4300CSC 4312CSC 4210Computer ArchitectureRequired CSCComputer Architecture. Logic design, combinatorial and sequential circuits, input-output devices, memory, processors, controllers, parallel architectures, bit-slicing, reduced instruction sets. Formerly CSC 4210.Prereq: CSC 3310 or CSC 3210 with grade of C or higher
CSC 4302CSC 4221Wireless Networks Administration = ? CSC 4321CSC Major Requirement 16/17CSC 4221 - WIRELESS NETWORKS ADMINISTRATION 3.0Prerequisite: CSC 4220 with grade of C or higher, or consent of instructor. Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing. Introduction to wireless communication networks and mobile computing. Topics include: wireless communications technology; communication protocols in wireless networks; representative network types such as cellular wireless networks, wireless LANs, wireless ad hoc networks and wireless sensor networks, and mobile communication systems. This course replaces CSC 4220 COMPUTER NETWORKS in the CSC Major Requirements.Prerequisite: CSC 3301 (CSC 3321) with grade of C or higher, or consent of instructor
CSC 4305CSC 4350CSC 4350Software EngineeringRequired CSCTechniques used in large scale scientific or technical software development, including requirements analysis, specification, systems design, implementation, testing, validation, verification, and maintenance. Formerly CSC 4350.Prereq: CSC 3340 or CSC 3410 with grade of C or higher
CSC 4306CSC 4325CSC 4520Design & Analysis AlgorithmsRequired CSCTechniques for designing efficient algorithms; analysis of algorithms; lower bound arguments; algorithms for sorting, selection, graphs, and string matching. Formerly CSC 4520.Prereq: CSC 3340 or CSC 3410 and MTH 3330 or Math 3030 with grades of C or higher
CSC 4307CSC 4317CSC 4710Database SystemsRequired CSC Database concentrationAn introduction to the fundamental concepts and principles that underlie the relational model of data. Topics include formal query languages; SQL; query optimization; relational database design theory; physical database design, integrity, security, and concurrency control. Formerly CSC 4710.Prereq: CSC 3340 or CSC 3410 with grade of C or higher
CSC 4311CSC 4340CSC 4740Data MiningRequired CSC Database concentrationIntroduction to basic data mining techniques (such as association rules mining, cluster analysis, and classification methods) and their applications (such as Web data mining, biomedical data mining and security). Formerly CSC 4740.Prereq: CSC 3340 or CSC 3410 with grade of C or higher
CSC 4312CSC 4322CSC 4222Information SecurityCSC elective 16/17This course provides an initial overview on the topic of Information Security. It covers the basics of encryption and decryption, program security including viruses and other malicious code, application security, security in operating systems, security in networks and distributed systems, different methods of administering security, and legal and ethical issues in computer security. Formerly CSC 4222.Prereq: CSC 4319 Computer Networks or CSC 4321?? with a grade of C or higher
CSC 4333CSC 4398CSC 4998InternshipRequired CSCProgram to combine academic training with professional experience through short-term internships. Formerly CSC 4998.Prereq: Junior or Senior Status and Faculty Advisor Approval
ECO 1301Introduction to EconomicsSocial Science ElectiveNot open to BBA majors.

ECO 2301ECON 2105Principles of MacroeconomicsIUGB, BBA & BSS core, General & SS electiveThis course analyzes the overall performance of economic systems including output and employment levels, inflation, economic growth, international finance, and the effects of monetary and fiscal policies.Prereq: MTH 1301 or MATH 1111

ECO 2301ECON 2105Principles of MacroeconomicsIUGB, BBA & BSS core, General & SS electiveThis course analyzes the overall performance of economic systems including output and employment levels, inflation, economic growth, international finance, and the effects of monetary and fiscal policies.Prereq: MTH 1301 or MATH 1111

ECN 2302ECON 2106Principles of MicroeconomicsBBA core, General & SS electiveThis course is a systematic study of the functions of markets and prices in the production and distribution of goods and includes economic analysis of international trade, public finance, labor markets, monopoly, and poverty.Prereq: MTH 1301 or MATH 1111

ECN 2302ECON 2106Principles of MicroeconomicsBBA core, General & SS electiveThis course is a systematic study of the functions of markets and prices in the production and distribution of goods and includes economic analysis of international trade, public finance, labor markets, monopoly, and poverty.Prereq: MTH 1301 or MATH 1111
ECN 3302ECON 3910Intermediate MicroeconomicsRequired ECO minor, BBA electiveThis course develops models of the behaviour of individual economic units, including consumers, workers, investors, and business firms, and explains how and why these units make economic decisions. Economic behavior in various types of market environments is analyzed. The implications of this behavior for the allocation of resources and for public policy are discussed.Prereq: ECO 2302 or ECON 2106

ECO 4326ECO 4356ECON 4600Economic DevelopmentRequired ECO minor, BBA electiveThis course analyzes the issues underlying vast differences in development among the nations of the world. Economic growth, subject to appropriate restraints on environmental degradation, is seen as a major instrument for improving the development of nations and the welfare of their people. The course employs elements of theories of growth, international trade and finance, industrial organization, money, as well as micro and macroeconomics to analyze causes of and prescribe cures for, underdevelopment. Formerly ECON 4600Prereq: ECO 2305 or ECON 2105 and ECO 2306 or ECON 2106

ECO 4335ECON 4800International TradeBBA electiveAn examination of theories of trade and empirical verification, trade and welfare, tariff and no tariff barriers to trade, common markets, and the relationship between growth and trade.Prereq: ECO 2302 or ECON 2106

ECN 4345ECON 4950Econometrics and ApplicationsRequired ECO minor, BBA electiveAn introduction to the regression model, its assumptions, limitations, and application to problems in business and economics.Prereq: ECO 2301 or ECON 2105 and ECO 2302 or ECON 2106 and MTH 1370 or MATH 1070

ENG 1301ENGL 1101English Composition 1Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to increase the student?s ability to construct written prose of various kinds. Focuses on methods of organization, analysis, research skills, and the production of short argumentative and expository essays; readings consider issues of contemporary social and cultural concern. Passing grade is C.Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,6,7
ENG 1301ENGL 1101English Composition 1Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to increase the student?s ability to construct written prose of various kinds. Focuses on methods of organization, analysis, research skills, and the production of short argumentative and expository essays; readings consider issues of contemporary social and cultural concern. Passing grade is C.Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,6,7
ENG 1301ENGL 1101English Composition 1Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to increase the student?s ability to construct written prose of various kinds. Focuses on methods of organization, analysis, research skills, and the production of short argumentative and expository essays; readings consider issues of contemporary social and cultural concern. Passing grade is C.Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,6,7
ENG 1301ENGL 1101English Composition 1Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to increase the student?s ability to construct written prose of various kinds. Focuses on methods of organization, analysis, research skills, and the production of short argumentative and expository essays; readings consider issues of contemporary social and cultural concern. Passing grade is C.Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,6,7
ENG 1302ENGL 1102English Composition 2Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to develop writing skills beyond the levels of proficiency required by ENG 1301/ENGL 1101. Stresses critical reading and writing and incorporates a variety of more advanced research methods; readings will be drawn from a wide variety of literature texts. Passing grade is C.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either >= C, CSP 1,2,3,6,7
ENG 1302ENGL 1102English Composition 2Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to develop writing skills beyond the levels of proficiency required by ENG 1301/ENGL 1101. Stresses critical reading and writing and incorporates a variety of more advanced research methods; readings will be drawn from a wide variety of literature texts. Passing grade is C.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either >= C, CSP 1,2,3,6,7
ENG 1302ENGL 1102English Composition 2Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to develop writing skills beyond the levels of proficiency required by ENG 1301/ENGL 1101. Stresses critical reading and writing and incorporates a variety of more advanced research methods; readings will be drawn from a wide variety of literature texts. Passing grade is C.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either >= C, CSP 1,2,3,6,7
ENG 1302ENGL 1102English Composition 2Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to develop writing skills beyond the levels of proficiency required by ENG 1301/ENGL 1101. Stresses critical reading and writing and incorporates a variety of more advanced research methods; readings will be drawn from a wide variety of literature texts. Passing grade is C.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either >= C, CSP 1,2,3,6,7

ENG 1302ENGL 1102English Composition 2Required IUGB coreA composition course designed to develop writing skills beyond the levels of proficiency required by ENG 1301/ENGL 1101. Stresses critical reading and writing and incorporates a variety of more advanced research methods; readings will be drawn from a wide variety of literature texts. Passing grade is C.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either >= C, CSP 1,2,3,6,7

FIN 3305FIN 3300Corporate FinanceRequired BBAThe main objective of this course is to understand how corporation make financial decisions and investment decisions. The course will first review time value of money which is a crucial concept in Finance. Students will learn about stocks and bonds valuations, the different types of institutions and their economic roles, investment strategies, and the links between risk and the cost of capital; we will cover techniques used to manage exposures. Further, students will learn about portfolios theories, strategic financial management and they will learn to use best practices to analyze projects (sensitivity analysis, monte carlo simulation and decision trees).Prereq: FIN 3311or FIN 3011 (Financial Mathematics)
FIN 4301FIN 4001Fundamentals of Valuation IRequired Finance minor, BBA electiveThis course is a follow up of Fundamentals of Valuations I. The topics discussed include: risk-return analysis, the efficient market hypothesis, derivatives analysis and pricing, and the economics of the foreign exchange markets. This is a highly quantitative course and students are expected to be comfortable with basic finance a probability, statistics, regression analysis, and spreadsheet programming.Prereq: FIN 3300 or FIN 3300 and MTH 1370 or MATH 1070 and BUS 3350 or BCOM 3950, CSP 1,2,6
FIN 4302FIN 4002Fundamentals of Valuation IIRequired Finance minor, BBA electiveThis course is a follow up of Fundamentals of Valuations I. The topics discussed include: risk-return analysis, the efficient market hypothesis, derivatives analysis and pricing, and the economics of the foreign exchange markets. This is a highly quantitative course and students are expected to be comfortable with basic finance a probability, statistics, regression analysis, and spreadsheet programming.Prereq: FIN 4301 or FIN 4001, CSP 1,2,6
FIN 4305FIN 4020Financial Statement Analysis and Introduction to Loan StructuringRequired Finance minor, BBA electiveStudents intensively examine financial statements and business characteristics to learn the information content of financial statements. Applications focus on how they can be used to identify the pattern of funds need for a business and the best financing vehicle to meet that need. The primary tools of analysis are financial statement construction, cash flow statements, financial ratios, common sized statements, cash budgets, Performa statements, sustainable growth rates, and cost volume profit analysis. Students evaluate the needs of a variety of companies that differ with respect to type, industry, profitability, growth, seasonality, cyclicality, and degree of distress. The primary teaching method is case analysis, and a significant course objective is development of communication skills.Prereq: FIN 3300 or FIN 3300 and FIN 4301 or FIN 4001, and FIN4302 o
FIN 4307FIN 4040Foundation in International FinanceFinance minor electiveThis course exposes students to foreign exchange risk and develops their understanding of institutional realities encountered by the financial manager in a global economic environment. Activities of currency arbitrage, hedging, and speculation are examined in light of exchange rate regimes, euro currency markets, the balance of payments, mechanics of foreign exchange conditions in international finance, and international trade activities.Prereq: FIN 4301 or FIN 4001, and FIN 4302 or FIN 4002, CSP 1, 2, 6
FIN 4315FIN 4300Advanced Corporate FinanceFinance minor elective, BBA electiveThis course develops a framework for analyzing corporate investment and financial decisions facing financial managers and introduces students to the tools to make such decisions. Students are introduced to the central issues in capital structure and dividend policy decisions and the interaction between financing and investment decisions. Techniques are introduced for evaluating strategic investments in technology, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings and research and development. They also form the basis for the valuation of firms in traditional and new-technology industries and security offerings such as initial public offerings. A variety of pedagogical vehicles are used including problem solving, case studies, lectures, and group projects.Prereq: FIN 4301 or FIN 4001 and FIN 4302 or FIN 4002; Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours
Continuing development of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through the use of audio and video materials as well as literary and non-literary texts.
GEG 1301GEOG 1101Introduction to Human GeographyGeneral & SS ElectiveIntroductory regional geography focusing on the ways in which cultural groups around the world utilize and modify their landscapes and environments.Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,6,7,
HIS 1305HIST 1140Intro African & African-Amer HistoryRequired IUGB coreIntroduction to African and African-American History. African History and Culture. The coming of Africans to the Americas and the development of African-American Culture.Prereq: University status
HIS 1305HIST 1140Intro African & African-Amer HistoryRequired IUGB coreIntroduction to African and African-American History. African History and Culture. The coming of Africans to the Americas and the development of African-American Culture.Prereq: University status
HIS 1305HIST 1140Intro African & African-Amer HistoryRequired IUGB coreIntroduction to African and African-American History. African History and Culture. The coming of Africans to the Americas and the development of African-American Culture.Prereq: University status
HIS 1305HIST 1140Intro African & African-Amer HistoryRequired IUGB coreIntroduction to African and African-American History. African History and Culture. The coming of Africans to the Americas and the development of African-American Culture.Prereq: University status
HIS 1305HIST 1140Intro African & African-Amer HistoryRequired IUGB coreIntroduction to African and African-American History. African History and Culture. The coming of Africans to the Americas and the development of African-American Culture.Prereq: University status
HIS 2305HIST 2110Survey of United States HistoryRequired IUGB coreA thematic survey of U.S. history to the present.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either > CCo requisite: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102CSP 1,6,7
HIS 2305HIST 2110Survey of United States HistoryRequired IUGB coreA thematic survey of U.S. history to the present.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either > CCo requisite: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102CSP 1,6,7
HIS 2305HIST 2110Survey of United States HistoryRequired IUGB coreA thematic survey of U.S. history to the present.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either > CCo requisite: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102CSP 1,6,7
HIS 2305HIST 2110Survey of United States HistoryRequired IUGB coreA thematic survey of U.S. history to the present.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 either > CCo requisite: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102CSP 1,6,7
HUM 2306RELS 3270World ReligionsGeneral, Humanities & SS ElectiveSurvey and comparison of the beliefs and practices of the major world religions including Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism, and Hinduism.Prereq: HUM 2305 or RELS 2001, CSP 1,6,7
LIT 2306ENGL 2130American LiteratureHum & General electiveHistorical survey of literature from the United States, with consideration of literary genres, conventions, and modes. Issues such as periodization, canon formation, national identity, and the interrelationships between literature and other elements of culture.Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102 either >= C, or ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 with an A, or equivalent, CSP 6
LIT 2306ENGL 2130American LiteratureHum & General electiveHistorical survey of literature from the United States, with consideration of literary genres, conventions, and modes. Issues such as periodization, canon formation, national identity, and the interrelationships between literature and other elements of culture.Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102 either >= C, or ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 with an A, or equivalent, CSP 6
MET Major requirementSurvey of manufacturing processes. Application of machine tools, measuring tools, and primary processes to the manufacturing cycle. 3hours lecture, 2 hours labFreshman status
Static equilibrium conditions of forces, moments, friction, centroids, trusses, and moments of inertia.
Laboratory experiments using standard measuring devices for performing hydraulic and pneumatic tests, non compressible fluid piping systems, turbines, and pump stations.Prereq: credit for or concurrent enrollment in MET 3318
Experimentation to determine the mechanical properties of materials including tensile strength, hardness, creep, and toughness.credit for or concurrent enrollment in MET 3355
Fluid properties, static fluid forces, buoyancy and pressure measurement. Fluid dynamics, including conservation laws, fluid pumps, motors and flow measurement devices.
Heat and energy conversions and properties of gases and liquids. First and Second Laws of thermodynamics and applications. Thermodynamic power cycles and applications.
Piping design problems associated with heat exchangers, pumps, horizontal and vertical vessels, pipeways, and plant layouts. Design concepts used in preparation of piping arrangement, elevation, and isometric drawings.
Stresses, strains, torsion, shear and moment in beams. Bending and combined stresses. Analysis of columns.
The motion of particles and rigid bodies, including forces, mass acceleration, work, and energy. Analysis of devices, including four-bar linkages, sliders, and gear trains.
Prerequisite: MET 3355 , MET 1330, and MET 1364 or equivalents. Use of computer-aided design software in the design and engineering of machinery, machine components, and mechanical systems.
Statistical analysis of data to establish quality control systems for manufacturing facilities
Experiments of materials behavior including hardenability, effect of heat treatment on strength, microstructure and ductility
Structural aspects of offshore systems and their dynamic properties. Basic theory in design and applications of theory to practical examples.
Pipeline mechanical design using the limit-state based strength method; flow assurance and material selection; pipeline stability, corrosion, and construction; inspection, monitoring, and maintenance of pipelines
Drilling rig components design and operation, circulating systems, well control and monitoring systems. Drill bit hydraulics, drilling mud composition, properties and functions. Experimental methods and software data analysis
Selection of drilling tools and technology for drilling. Design and execution of complex well plans
Structure and property relationships of materials including metals, ceramics, and polymers. Behavior of materials with emphasis on manufacturing processes and applications
MET 4388MET 4188Ethics in Engineering TechnologyMET Major requirementEthical considerations and value judgments related to management, engineering, and engineering technology decisions.Prereq: senior status in the BS MET program
MGS 3301MGS 3010Principles of ManagementBBA coreThis course provides a basic framework for understanding the role and functions of a manager and to explain the principles, concepts, and techniques that can be used in carrying out these functions. It is intended for those who presently hold, or desire to hold, management responsibilities in any organization or enterprise. This is introductory course with particular emphasis on the skills, competencies, techniques and knowledge need to successfully understand and manage an organization.Prereq: BUS 1301 or BUSA 1101 and ECO 2301 or ECON 2105 and ECO 23062 or ECON 2106
MGS 3301MGS 3010Principles of ManagementBBA coreThis course provides a basic framework for understanding the role and functions of a manager and to explain the principles, concepts, and techniques that can be used in carrying out these functions. It is intended for those who presently hold, or desire to hold, management responsibilities in any organization or enterprise. This is introductory course with particular emphasis on the skills, competencies, techniques and knowledge need to successfully understand and manage an organization.Prereq: BUS 1301 or BUSA 1101 and ECO 2301 or ECON 2105 and ECO 23062 or ECON 2106

MGS 3305MGS 3099Business & EntrepreneurshipBBA coreThe course examines how to start a business and internationalize. Topics covered include: basic entrepreneurial skill development, global expansion of entrepreneurial ventures; methods of small business globalization, opportunities and risks of global expansion; strategies in a global environment. Special consideration is given to key issues in an African context.Prereq: BUS 1301 or BUSA 1101 and ECO 2301 or ECON 2105 and ECO 2302 or ECON 2106

MGS 3310MGS 3100Business AnalysisBBA coreThis course provides a frame of reference for using models in support of decision making in an enterprise, then introduces some of the most commonly useful modeling approaches and principles. Topics covered include model components, simulation, optimization, time series and causal forecasting, decision analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, and quality management. The course emphasizes hands-on application of the techniques using commonly available software, and demonstrates the value of these approaches in a wide variety of functional settings.Prereq: MTH 1370 or MATH 1070. Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours.
MGS 3315MGS 3400Organizational BehaviorBBA coreThis course provides an overview of management in organizations. Students will be introduced to fundamental organizational concepts such as organizational systems, organization design and structure, and the decision making process. In addition, students will be introduced to the study of human behavior in organizations. The organizational behavior topics emphasized include team building, communication, leadership, motivation, ethics and social responsibility. The focus of the course is to examine, from a managerial perspective, the effect of individual, group, and organizational variables on organizational performance.Prereq: Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours
MGS 4305MGS 4110Analysis of Business DataBBA, MGS minor electiveThe aim of this course is to provide the student with the background to run a statistical project from the data collection stage through analysis and interpretation of the results. The course is divided into three major parts. The first part of the course discusses data collection methods including the various common sampling designs and questionnaire development. In the second part, students are introduced to the high-level statistical package SAS to provide them with the power to perform data analysis. In the third part, the students will use the procedures from SAS to analyze and interpret the data.Prereq: MTH 1370 or MATH 1070 and 45 semester hours, or with instructor permission
MGS 4310MGS 4300Managing Human ResourcesBBA coreThis course provides a survey of the field of human resource management. Topics covered include strategic human resource management, recruitment, selection, legal basis of human resource management, performance evaluation, training and development, compensation, and labor relations.Prereq: MGS 3315 or MGS 3400. Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours
MGS 4315MGS 4420Principles of LeadershipBSS core electiveStudents critically evaluate the definition and meaning of leadership, developing their own interpretations and definitions of leadership after learning how others have interpreted and defined it. They also analyze their own leadership strengths and limitations and engage in activities to improve their leadership skills.Prereq: MGS 3340 or MGS 3400. Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours.
MGS 4320MGS 4560Small Business ManagementBBA, MGS minor electiveThis course provides students with an opportunity to learn how to manage a newly organized or acquired small business. The course begins with the start-up phase of the business, and students are shown how to develop the business and make a profit. The mission, objectives, goals, and strategies are set for an actual small business. Staffing decisions, from hiring operative employees to the board of directors, are made. Major emphasis is placed on the design, integration, and operation of the production, marketing, and finance.Prereq: BUS 1301 or BUSA 1101 and MGS 3310 or MGS 3010
MGS 4325MGS 4700Operations ManagementBBA core, MGS minor electiveStudy and analysis of planning, design, direction, and control of physical and human resources used in production of goods and services. Emphasis on solutions to operational problems in physical, locational, storage and general service subsystems.Prereq: MGS 3315 or MGS 3400 and MGS 3310 or MGS 3100. Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours.
MGS 4373MGS 4730Project ManagementBBA, MGS minor electiveThis course addresses the structured process for managing projects. The emphasis in the course is on defining, planning, and controlling projects to successfully complete them within quality specifications, on schedule, and within budget. Project management software is used in the course. Other topics include project organization, roles of the project manager and team members, and project leadership.Prereq: MTH 1370 or MATH 1070 and MGS 3315 or MGS 3400; Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours
MGS 4499MGS 4993(Formerly BUSA 4980) Strategic Management (capstone)BBA coreThis course integrates all the concepts and theory from the discipline studied and allows the student to produce an innovative piece of work. The specifics of the project are identified by the faculty advisor or professor teaching the course. Formerly MGS 4993.Prereq: Senior status and all 3000 level management requirements. Last semester of senior year

MKT 3301 Principles of Marketing BBA core

As the marketplace continues to adopt more electronic tools to facilitate business processes and expand to the international arena, the discipline of marketing is emerging as more important than ever in helping organizations better assure their ongoing viability. This course provides an overview of marketing as a management process. Upon successful completion, students will gain the ability to make better business decisions by understanding how to assess the marketing environment, design and conduct marketing research, and determine what elements are most important to customers as they make purchasing decisions. Topics covered include the use of marketing tools to develop and manage actual products and services, how to maximize prices on those products and services, how to distribute products and services, how to maximize prices on those products and services, and how to promote them. Finally, discussions will take place on how to build a sustainable marketplace and ethics.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will gain the ability to make better business decisions by understanding how to assess the marketing environment, design and conduct marketing research, and determine what elements are most important to customers as they make purchasing decisions. More specifically, students should be able to: 

         

1)      Identify and explain the important concepts in marketing.

2)      Apply marketing concepts to business situations.

3)      Explain the similarities and differences between B2B (business-to-business) and consumer marketing.

4)      Describe how the various technology, social, political, legal, economic and cultural factors affect marketers, and explain the relationship of marketing to other business and social science disciplines.

5)      Discuss the role of marketing for services and products.

6)      Critically evaluate the role that marketing plays in the economy.

Expectations:

In meeting the objectives for this course, the student must attend and participate in class.  Complete required assignments, quizzes and exams. The student will complete all learning activities. There may be some take home assignments, which will be turned in on the assigned due date. Late assignments will be penalized. Homework submitted by students must be of the scholarly quality.

MKT 3305MKT 3100Consumer / Buyer BehaviorMKT minor electiveBasic concepts and research results from marketing and the social sciences are examined with the goal of enabling marketers to better understand customers and meet their needs. The decision process of buyers, factors affecting purchasing decisions, and customer satisfaction are major conceptual areas of the course. Implications for marketing strategies (e.g., market segmentation, product design, and promotion) are discussed.Prereq: MKT 3310 or MKT 3010 (Introduction to Marketing); Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours.
MKT 3310MKT 3300Advertising and Public RelationsMKT minor electiveThis course covers the fundamental concepts and processes underlying integrated marketing communications in a global market place. The discipline?s historical roots and current role of professionals.Prereq: MKT 3010 or MKT 3010. Requires a 2.5 GPA and 45 semester hours. BCOM 3950
MKT 3317MKT 3348Marketing ResearchBBA, or MKT minor elective, required BBA MKT minorThis course helps students make effective and efficient use of market information. Organizational issues, problem formulation, secondary data sources, survey sampling, measurement principles, questionnaire design, interviewing, basic data analysis, research ethics, new technologies, and international aspects are all introduced.Prereq: MKT 3310 or MKT 3010 (Introduction to Marketing) and MGS 3310 or MGS 3100 and MTH 1370 or MATH 1070

Actual marketing cases and problems: marketing costs, brand policy, channels of distribution, sales promotion, sales policies, price policies and operating control

MKT 4310MKT 4520Marketing ManagementBBA, or MKT minor elective, required BBA MKT minorAn intensive analysis of major marketing decisions facing the firm, such as level, mix, allocation, and strategy of marketing efforts. Specific decision areas investigated include market determination, pricing, physical distribution, product policy, promotion, channel management, and buyer behavior. Competitive, political, legal, and social factors that may affect such areas of decisions are discussed. Cases, models, and problems are used heavily.Prereq: MKT 3310 or MKT 3010 (Introduction to Marketing), three other marketing elective courses, senior standing
MKT 4315MKT 4600International MarketingBBA, or MKT minor elective, required BBA MKT minorThis course aims to broaden students' appreciation of world markets and to provide knowledge and skills needed for recognizing, evaluating, and managing the international function. Through lectures, cases, and hands-on projects, students are introduced to the economic, socio-cultural, financial, and legal- political factors affecting international marketing and to the problems and opportunities associated with doing business on a global scale.Prereq: MKT 3310 or MKT 3010 (Introduction to Marketing), and BUS 3350 or BCOM 3950 (Business Communication and Professional Development); Requires a 2.5 GSU GPA and 45 semester hours
MTH 1300MATH 1070Statistics IIUGB core electiveElementary Statistics. Descriptive statistics, basic probability, and distribution of random variables, estimation and hypothesis tests for means and proportions, regression and correlation, analysis of count dataPrereq: High School Algebra II or equivalent.
MTH 1300MATH 1070Statistics IIUGB core electiveElementary Statistics. Descriptive statistics, basic probability, and distribution of random variables, estimation and hypothesis tests for means and proportions, regression and correlation, analysis of count dataPrereq: High School Algebra II or equivalent.
MTH 1300MATH 1070Statistics IIUGB core electiveElementary Statistics. Descriptive statistics, basic probability, and distribution of random variables, estimation and hypothesis tests for means and proportions, regression and correlation, analysis of count dataPrereq: High School Algebra II or equivalent.
MTH 1300MATH 1070Statistics IIUGB core electiveElementary Statistics. Descriptive statistics, basic probability, and distribution of random variables, estimation and hypothesis tests for means and proportions, regression and correlation, analysis of count dataPrereq: High School Algebra II or equivalent.
MTH 1311MATH 1111College AlgebraIUGB core electiveCollege Algebra. Graphs; equations and inequalities; complex numbers; functions; polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and linear systems.Prereq: Suitable score on the math placement test, or equivalent
MTH 1311MATH 1111College AlgebraIUGB core electiveCollege Algebra. Graphs; equations and inequalities; complex numbers; functions; polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and linear systems.Prereq: Suitable score on the math placement test, or equivalent
MTH 1311MATH 1111College AlgebraIUGB core electiveCollege Algebra. Graphs; equations and inequalities; complex numbers; functions; polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and linear systems.Prereq: Suitable score on the math placement test, or equivalent
MTH 1311MATH 1111College AlgebraIUGB core electiveCollege Algebra. Graphs; equations and inequalities; complex numbers; functions; polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and linear systems.Prereq: Suitable score on the math placement test, or equivalent
MTH 1311MATH 1111College AlgebraIUGB core electiveCollege Algebra. Graphs; equations and inequalities; complex numbers; functions; polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and linear systems.Prereq: Suitable score on the math placement test, or equivalent
MTH 1311MATH 1111College AlgebraIUGB core electiveCollege Algebra. Graphs; equations and inequalities; complex numbers; functions; polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; and linear systems.Prereq: Suitable score on the math placement test, or equivalent
MTH 1303MATH 1113Pre-CalculusIUGB core electivePre-Calculus. Trigonometric functions, identities, inverses, and equations; vectors; polar coordinates; conic sections.Prereq: Grade of C or higher in MTH 1301 or MATH 1111, a suitable score on the math placement test, or school approval
MTH 1303MATH 1113Pre-CalculusIUGB core electivePre-Calculus. Trigonometric functions, identities, inverses, and equations; vectors; polar coordinates; conic sections.Prereq: Grade of C or higher in MTH 1301 or MATH 1111, a suitable score on the math placement test, or school approval
MTH 1303MATH 1113Pre-CalculusIUGB core electivePre-Calculus. Trigonometric functions, identities, inverses, and equations; vectors; polar coordinates; conic sections.Prereq: Grade of C or higher in MTH 1301 or MATH 1111, a suitable score on the math placement test, or school approval
MTH 1401MATH 2211Calculus of one Variable IIUGB core electiveCalculus of One Variable I. Limits and Continuity, Differentiation, Mean Value Theorem for Derivatives; applications of differentiation; definition of the integral; Fundamental Theorem of Calculus; applications of integration to areaPrereq: MTH 1303 or MATH 1113 with grade of C
MTH 1401MATH 2211Calculus of one Variable IIUGB core electiveCalculus of One Variable I. Limits and Continuity, Differentiation, Mean Value Theorem for Derivatives; applications of differentiation; definition of the integral; Fundamental Theorem of Calculus; applications of integration to areaPrereq: MTH 1303 or MATH 1113 with grade of C
MTH 1402MATH 2212Calculus of One Variable IIRequired STEMCalculus of One Variable II. Applications and techniques of integration; transcendental and trigonometric functions; polar coordinates; infinite sequences and series; indeterminate forms; improper integrals.Prereq: MTH 2411 or MATH 2211 with grade of C or higher
MTH 1402MATH 2212Calculus of One Variable IIRequired STEMCalculus of One Variable II. Applications and techniques of integration; transcendental and trigonometric functions; polar coordinates; infinite sequences and series; indeterminate forms; improper integrals.Prereq: MTH 2411 or MATH 2211 with grade of C or higher
MTH 1403MATH 2215Calculus IIIRequired STEMCalculus III. Real valued functions of several variables, limits, continuity, differentials, directional derivatives, partial derivatives, chain rule, multiple integrals, applications.Prereq: MTH 1402 or MATH 2212 with grade of C or higher
MTH 2300MATH 2420Discrete Mathematics= CSC 2315/CSC 2510Required MTHDiscrete Mathematics. Introduction to discrete structures which are applicable to computer science. Topics include number bases, logic, sets, Boolean algebra, and elementary concepts of graph theory.Prereq: MTH 1303 or MATH 1113 with grade of C or higher
MTH 2302MATH 2331Introductory Linear AlgebraRequired MTHIntroductory Linear Algebra. Theory and applications of matrix algebra and linear transformations. Topics include linear equations, vector spaces, matrices, subspaces, and bases.Prereq: MTH 1403 or MATH 2215 with grades of C or higher
MTH 2303Engineering MathematicsMET ProgramThis course provides the essential mathematics needed throughout all engineering disciplines. Topics covered include: First order ordinary differential equations and initial value problems; higher order differential equations; vector spaces, matrices, determinants, eigenvectors and eigenvalues; applications to systems of first order equations; Laplace transforms, Fourier SeriesStudents may not have credits for both MTH 3300 Differential Equations and MTH 2303 Engineering MathematicsPrereq: MTH 1403 Calculus III
MTH 3300MTH 3360MATH 3260Differential EquationsRequired MTHDifferential Equations. First-order equations, linear differential equations with special emphasis on constant coefficient and Euler equations, systems of equations, applications. Formerly MATH 3260Prereq: MTH 1403 or Math 2215 with grade of C or higher
MTH 3301MTH 4341MATH 4441Abstract AlgebraRequired MTHModern Algebra I. Axiomatic approach to algebraic structures, groups, permutations, homomorphisms, and factor groups. Formerly MATH 4441.Prereq: MTH 3333 or MATH 3333 and MTH 2331 or MATH 2331 with grade of C or higher
MTH 3303MTH 3333MATH 3333Intermediate AnalysisRequired MTHThis course is a rigorous theorem/proof-type course in analysis. Its role is to prepare students for advanced mathematics, especially for all math courses in analysis. The goal of the course is to teach students mathematical reasoning and the construction of proofs in the environment of R1. Topics covered include the topology of R1, convergence and limits, and the proofs of well-known calculus theorems such as the Mean Value Theorem, the Intermediate Value Theorem, the Inverse Function Theorem in R1, and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.Prereq: MTH 2300 or MATH 2420, with grade of C or higher or consent of faculty advisor, Co-requisite: MTH 1403 or MATH 2215 Calculus III
MTH 4300MTH 4351MATH 4751Mathematical Statistics IRequired MTHMathematical Statistics I. Probability, random variables and their distributions, mathematical expectation, moment generating functions, sampling distributions. Formerly MATH 4751.Prereq: MTH 1403 (MATH 2215) with grade of C or higher
MTH 4301MTH 4371MATH 4671Transforms in Applied MathRequired MTHTransforms in Applied Mathematics. The Laplace transforms discrete and continuous Fourier Transforms, z-transforms, discrete filters, and wavelets. Formerly MATH 4671.Prereq: MTH 3300 (MATH 3260) and MTH 2302 (MATH 2331) with grade of C or higher
MTH 4302MTH 4320Introduction to Stochastic ProcessesRequired Math Course for BS MTHTo be provided.Prereq: MTH 3303, MTH 4300, CSP: 2
MTH 4304MTH 4300MATH 4610Numerical Analysis IRequired MTHNumerical Analysis I. Nature of error; iteration; techniques for nonlinear systems; zeros of functions; interpolation; numerical differentiation; Newton-Cotes formulae for definite integrals; computer implementation of algorithms. Formerly MATH 4610.Prereq: MTH 1403 (MATH 2215) with grade of C or higher and the ability to program in a high level language
MTH 4305MATH 4661Real Analysis IRequired MTHReal Analysis I. The real number system, basic topology of metric spaces, sequences and series, limits and continuity. Formerly MATH 4661.Prereq: MTH 2331 (MATH 2331) with grade of C or higher, Co-requisite: MTH 4335 (MATH 4435)
Real Analysis II. Differentiation of real functions, Reimann integrals, sequences and series of functions, differentiation and integration of functions of several variables. Formerly MATH 4662.Prereq: MTH 4305 (MATH 4661) with grade of C or higher
MTH 4310MTH 4352MATH 4752Mathematical Statistics IIMTH electiveMathematical Statistics II. Theory of estimation and hypothesis testing, applications of statistical inference, introduction to regression and correlation. Formerly MATH 4752.Prereq: MTH 4300 or MATH 4751 with grade of C or higher
MTH 4333MTH 4498MATH 4998InternshipMTHGeneral electiveProgram to combine academic training with professional experience through short-term internships. Formerly MATH 4998.Prereq: Junior or Senior Status and Faculty Advisor Approval
PHL 1300PHIL 1010Critical ThinkingGeneral Elective & HumanitiesCritical Thinking. Development of practical, logical, and problem solving skills important to all disciplines, with emphasis on the composition of argumentative essays. Definitions, types of meanings, fallacious and deceptive arguments, deductive and inductive reasoning. Introduction to major forms of scientific and logical reasoning used across humanities, sciences and social sciences, including deductive, hypotheticodeductive, and inductive arguments such as statistical, causal, and analogical. Prereq: Freshman status, CSP 1,6,7
PHL 3310PHIL 3030Contemporary Moral ProblemsBSS core, General & Hum electiveSelected moral issues, such as abortion, euthanasia, environmentalism, genetic engineering, feminism, animal rights, gay and lesbian rights, and political violence. Brief coverage of ethical theories as they relate to the issues at hand.Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102 either >= C, CSP 1,6,7
PHY 1401PHYS 2211Principles of Physics IIUGB core electiveMechanics, Heat, and Waves. PHY 1401/PHY 1402, formerly PHYS 2211/PHYS 2212 is the beginning sequence for students majoring in physics, chemistry, or geology. It is recommended for mathematics majors and other students with the necessary mathematical background. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a week.Prereq: MTH 1401 or Math 2211 either >= D, CSP 1,6,7
PHY 1402PHYS 2212Principles of Physics IIIUGB core electiveElectricity and magnetism, light, modern physics. Phys 2211K/2212K is the beginning sequence for students majoring in physics, chemistry, or computer science. It is recommended for mathematics majors and other students with the necessary mathematical background. Three lectures and three laboratory hours a week.Prereq: MTH 1402 or Math 2212 and PHY 1401 or PHYS 2211K both >= D
PHY 3300PHYS 3500ElectronicsRequired CSCFundamentals of analog and digital circuit design; discrete and integrated circuit devices; electronic instrumentation.Prereq: PHY 1402 or PHYS 2212 either with grade of D or higher
POL 1301POLS 1101Introduction to American GovernmentRequired IUGB core, POLAmerican system of government covering the institutions and ideals basic to the American experience and the process by which the public participates in and is governed by these institutions and ideals.Prereq: Freshman status
POL 1301POLS 1101Introduction to American GovernmentRequired IUGB core, POLAmerican system of government covering the institutions and ideals basic to the American experience and the process by which the public participates in and is governed by these institutions and ideals.Prereq: Freshman status
POL 1301POLS 1101Introduction to American GovernmentRequired IUGB core, POLAmerican system of government covering the institutions and ideals basic to the American experience and the process by which the public participates in and is governed by these institutions and ideals.Prereq: Freshman status
POL 1301POLS 1101Introduction to American GovernmentRequired IUGB core, POLAmerican system of government covering the institutions and ideals basic to the American experience and the process by which the public participates in and is governed by these institutions and ideals.Prereq: Freshman status
POL 2301POLS 2101Introduction to Political ScienceRequired POL, General & SS ElectiveA survey of the fundamental questions in the study of political science.Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102
POL 2315POLS 2401Introduction to International RelationsRequired IUGB coreAn introduction to international relations focusing on contemporary issues in world politics such as conflict and cooperation, business and trade, population, environment, and human rights. (Formerly POLS 2401 Global Issues.)Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102
POL 2315POLS 2401Introduction to International RelationsRequired IUGB coreAn introduction to international relations focusing on contemporary issues in world politics such as conflict and cooperation, business and trade, population, environment, and human rights. (Formerly POLS 2401 Global Issues.)Prereq: ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102
POL 3311POLS 3700 (formerly 3206)Public AdministrationRequired POL majors & minorStudy of administrative principles and practices in the areas of organization, personnel management, budgeting, government regulations and democratic controls. Prereq: POL 2401 or POLS 2101
POL 3310POLS 3310Political TheoryRequired POL majors & minorRecurring themes and problems in the study of politics; draws upon classical and modern works.Prereq: POL 2301 or POLS 2101
POL 3320POLS 3400International RelationsRequired POL majors & minors, General electiveConcepts and theories of international politics. Covers the evolution of the contemporary international system and conflict and cooperation among nation states. Formerly POLS 3400.Prereq: POL 2301 or POLS 2101 or POL 2341 or POLS 2401
POL 3325POLS 3600Global EthicsBSS core electiveThis course covers specific issues in contemporary international politics including the promotion and protection of human rights, the use of force, foreign aid, business practices of multinational corporations, and the moral responsibilities of leaders and citizens.Prereq: ENG 1301 or ENGL 1101 and ENG 1302 or ENGL 1102
POL 3330POLS 3800Introduction to Political ResearchRequired POL majors & minor, General electiveResearch techniques in political science including data collection, analysis, and interpretation.Prereq: MTH 1370 or MATH 1070 and POL 2301 or POLS 2101